Lead Java Developer

Java, Developer, Engineering, Director, Software, Development, Lifecycle, MySQL, Computer, Architecture, Project, Management
Full Time

Job Description

A SaaS company in the Philadelphia area is hiring a Lead Java Developer to their Engineering team that will lead projects and mentor junior developers on the team. This is a leadership role that will report into the Director of Technology.

Technically, they are looking for someone with several years of building out web applications using Java and has experience on the front-end as well. They are also a cloud-hosted environment so any additional public cloud experience is helpful in hitting the ground running. They focus on strong objected-oriented programming in general and computer science fundamentals. This role will also be involved in the full Software Development Lifecycle so will get to work on projects from an architecture, engineering, and deployment standpoint.

Culturally, they are looking for a team player with prior leadership experience to lead teams on various projects. They are looking for someone that collaborates well in a group, but can also take initiative. This role will also be focused on wearing many hats and should feel comfortable doing so. It's a great role/company to work for if you are looking to make immediate impacts. They also offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Strong experience with Java (8, 11)
  • Experience with Lambdas streams
  • Spring Boot, Data, or Cloud experience
  • Relational database experience (preferably MySQL)
  • Some front-end coding experience (preferably React)
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
  • Continuous integration/deployment (Jenkins, Maven, Docker)
  • Prior experience working at a software company
What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown
  • 70% Java backend
  • 30% React frontend

Daily Responsibilities
  • 60% Engineering
  • 30% Architecture
  • 10% Project Management
The Offer
  • Competitive Salary: Up to $150K/year, DOE

You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical benefits with few out of pocket cost plans
  • Flexible Savings Account (FSA)
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Casual Dress (when in office)
  • Remote flexibility
  • Industry perks

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
Dice Id : 10105282
Position Id : 445759
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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